Staffing Worksheet: Tool to Evaluate Staffing Needs in the OR

Operating Room Staffing Analysis Worksheet This tool was developed to evaluate staffing needs in the operating room (OR) setting. Here’s how it was used in one particular scenario, feel free to adjust to fit your own facility’s needs: Every day, a Resource RN fills out the tools with regards to their particular shift. The worksheet […]

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Fire Safety in the OR: Fire Safety in the Operating Room

This is a Power Point Presentation providing important details about Fire Safety in the Operating Room Setting. Feel free to adapt to your particular facility’s needs. Policy Shared by: Chantal Pirmez-Fisher, RN, CNOR, BN (Periop), BEd. Fire Safety in the OR Download Link

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Admission Unit/Surgery/Recovery room Tracer and Competence Survey Information

Write up of Survey Questions asked during April 2004 JCAHO survey visit Areas surveyed include: Admission UnitSurgeryRecovery room Tracer and Competence Survey Information A special thanks to Diane For posting! Courtesy of: Diane Mathews RN MS CNOR OR Educator Western WA You may Download Admission Unit/Surgery/Recovery room Tracer and Competence Survey Information or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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WorkPlace Violence Power Point Presentation

WorkPlace Violence Power Point Presentation: From the Author: Violence in the workplace is on the rise my research made a believer out of me The question is not what will happen it is when !!! My hat is off to you for taking on a unpopular but needed topic After I did the complete house wide training and trained our safety reps we noticed that reported incidence increased Was the increase due to more craziesor increased awareness? Power Point format Contributed by: Gene Farnsworth You may Download WorkPlace Violence Power Point Presentation or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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Construction/Renovation Policy Sheet

When requirements for fire protection environment and grounds safety are affected by construction Name of Hospital institutes and documents Interim Life Safety Measures to temporarily compensate for the hazard posed by existing life safety deficiencies Adobe pdf format Contributed By: Gene Farnsworth You may Download Construction/Renovation Policy Sheet or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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Registered Nurse – Trauma Flow Sheet #2

Trauma Flow Sheet #2: Registered Nurse Adobe pdf format You may Download Registered Nurse – Trauma Flow Sheet #2 or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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Trauma Flow Sheet #1 – Registered Nurse Emergency Room

Trauma Flow Sheet #1 – Registered Nurse Emergency Room Adobe pdf format You may Download Trauma Flow Sheet #1 – Registered Nurse Emergency Room or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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Toy and Play Equipment Cleaning Policy

Toy and Play Equipment Cleaning Policy Adobe pdf format You may Download Toy and Play Equipment Cleaning Policy or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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Balanced ScoreCard Oral Presentation

To share information gained in measuring effectiveness and outcomes through the process of implementing a Balanced Scorecard at Hudson River Psychiatric Center in New York This presentation will describe the process used to develop the Scorecard the results achieved and the strengths and weaknesses identified Lastly the authors will discuss changes made as a result of lessons learned Adobe pdf format Contributed By: Susan Dunham Director Risk Management and Standards Compliance You may Download Balanced ScoreCard Oral Presentation or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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PREVENTION OF SURGICAL ROOM / SUITE FIRES AND THE FIRE ACTION PLAN

To effectively train staff members in the prevention of and in the event of a fire in the operating room suite Physicians Registered Nurses Surgical Technologists Ancillary Staff members Anesthesia Care Providers You may Download PREVENTION OF SURGICAL ROOM / SUITE FIRES AND THE FIRE ACTION PLAN or share your own Nursing Policies or Nursing Management Procedures

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